With expectations to emerge as one of the New Orleans Pelicans’ top players this upcoming season swingman Tyreke Evans is not going to wait until training camp opens next month to start building chemistry with his new teammates.
He’s already getting a head start in the process taking part in the team’s volunteer workouts for the past two weeks.
With raised expectations because of an improved lineup 10 of the 15 players’ on the Pelicans' roster have been working out doing conditioning work lifting weights and taking part in pickup basketball games at the Alario Center. Next week the Pelicans are expected to shift their basketball work to the Saints complex in Metairie when their new 55000 square foot practice facility is expected to be completed.
On Thursday the Pelicans' workout group included forwards Anthony Davis Jason Smith Arinze Onuaku Darius Miller and Lance Thomas guards Austin Rivers Brian Roberts rookie center Jeff Withey and Evans.
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